KENTUCKY RETIREMENT SYSTEMS
CLASS TITLE: PARALEGAL
DATE CLASS ESTABLISHED: 12/01/2002
DATE OF LAST REVISION: 09/01/2007
SELECTION METHOD: 100% QUAL
SALARY: (MIN-MID) $2,702 - $3,377
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS ARE COMPREHENSIVE STATEMENTS OF THE MINIMUM BACKGROUND AS
TO EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND OTHER QUALIFICATIONS WHICH WILL BE REQUIRED IN ALL CASES AS EVIDENCE OF AN APPOINTEE'S
ABILITY TO PERFORM THE WORK PROPERLY.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies or other relevant field of study.
EXPERIENCE: Two years experience working in legal environment
SUBSTITUTION FOR MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in non-related field will substitute for education. Completed hours in paralegal studies will be
credited toward education requirement. Additional college hours will be added to paralegal studies.
EXPERIENCE: Two years non legal experience will substitute for experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.)
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLASS: CHARACTERISTICS OF A CLASS ARE GENERAL STATEMENTS INDICATING THE LEVEL OF
RESPONSIBILITY AND DISCRETION OF POSITIONS IN THAT JOB CLASSIFICATION.
Performs paralegal functions assigned by an attorney in researching, analyzing, writing and preparing legal documents; performs other
duties as required.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES OR RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CLASSIFICATION: EXAMPLES OF DUTIES OR RESPONSIBILITIES
ARE NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS DESCRIBING WHAT THE DUTIES OR RESPONSIBILITIES OF ANY POSITION SHALL BE AND ARE NOT TO BE
CONSTRUED AS LIMITING THE APPOINTING AUTHORITY'S ABILITY TO ADD TO, OR OTHERWISE ALTER THE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
OF A POSITION. THE USE OF AN INDIVIDUAL EXPRESSION OR ILLUSTRATION AS TO DUTIES OR RESPONSIBILITIES SHALL NOT BE REGARDED
AS EXCLUDING ASSIGNMENT OF OTHERS NOT MENTIONED WHICH ARE OF SIMILAR KIND OR QUALITY.
Using PC and other various pieces of office equipment, conducts analytical research